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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Mozilla Thunderbird is a standalone mail and newsgroup client.
A cross-site scripting (XSS) flaw was found in the way Thunderbird
handled certain multibyte character sets. Malicious, remote content
different remote content. (CVE-2011-3648)
Note: This issue cannot be exploited by a specially-crafted HTML mail
could be exploited another way in Thunderbird, for example, when
viewing the full remote content of an RSS feed.
All Thunderbird users should upgrade to this updated package, which
resolves this issue. All running instances of Thunderbird must be
restarted for the update to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected thunderbird and / or thunderbird-debuginfo
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 61173 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-3648